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Brand Name Levaquin
Generic Name Levofloxacin
Category Bacterial Infection
Medication 250 and 500 mg

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What is Levofloxacin (generic Levaquin) and what are its uses ?
How does Levofloxacin (generic Levaquin) Works (Mechanism) ?
Dosage: How should you take Levofloxacin (generic Levaquin) ?
Possible food and drug interactions when taking Levofloxacin (generic Levaquin).
Levofloxacin (generic Levaquin) Warnings and Precautions.
Levofloxacin (generic Levaquin) Side effects.

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What is Levofloxacin (generic Levaquin) and what are its uses ?

Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) is an antibiotic in a class of drugs called fluoroquinolones. Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) fights bacteria in the body.  

Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) is used to treat various types of bacterial infections. 

Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) was approved by the FDA in 1996. 

How does Levofloxacin (generic Levaquin) Works (Mechanism) ?

Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) belongs to a group of broad-spectrum antibiotics called the quinolones.

Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) exerts its mechanism of action by entering the bacterial cell and inhibiting a chemical called DNA-gyrase, which is involved in the production of genetic material (DNA). This therefore prevents the bacteria from reproducing and their growth is stopped. 

Dosage: How should you take Levofloxacin (generic Levaquin) ?

Take Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) tablets by mouth with or without food.

Swallow tablets whole with a full glass of water. Take your Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) doses at regular intervals. Do not take Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) more often than directed.

Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) Dosage for Adults

Respiratory and uncomplicated skin infections
The usual prescribed dose of Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) is 250 milligrams once a day. The dose may be increased to 500 milligrams once a day if necessary. Treatment of respiratory infections typically lasts 7 to 14 days. Complicated skin infections
The usual dose of Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) is 750 milligrams once a day. Treatment typically lasts for 7 to 14 days.

Kidney and urinary infections
The usual dose of Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) is 250 milligrams once a day. Treatment lasts 3 to 10 days.

Levaqiun Dosage for Children
Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) should not be prescribed for children below 18 years. Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) might damage developing bones and joints.

Have you skipped your Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) dose?
If you miss a dose of Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin), take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose of Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin), take only that dose. Do not take double or extra doses of Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin)

If you take too much of Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin)?
Incase of Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) overdose seek medical emergency immediately. The most common symptom of Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) overdose is seizures.

Where should you store Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin)?
Store Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) out of the reach of children in a container that small children cannot open.

Store Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) at room temperature between 25°and 30 degrees C (59°to 85 degrees F) and keep in a tightly closed container. Throw away any unused amount of Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) after the expiration date.

Available strengths of Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin)
Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) tablets are available in the strengths of 250 mg and 500 mg. 

Possible food and drug interactions when taking Levofloxacin (generic Levaquin).

The following drugs may interact with Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin). They may increase or decrease the activity of Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin).

  • aluminum salts
  • antacids
  • arsenic trioxide
  • astemizole
  • bepridil
  • calcium salts
  • caffeine
  • certain heart medications for irregular rhythm (e.g., amiodarone, disopyramide, dofetilide, ibutilide, quinidine, procainamide, sotalol)
  • certain medicines for depression or mental problems (e.g., amoxapine, haloperidol, maprotiline, phenothiazines, risperidone, sertindole, ziprasidone)
  • cimetidine
  • cisapride
  • clarithromycin
  • cyclobenzaprine
  • cyclosporine
  • dairy products
  • didanosine (ddI)
  • dolasetron
  • droperidol
  • erythromycin
  • levomethadyl
  • iron (ferrous sulfate) preparations
  • magnesium salicylate
  • magnesium salts
  • manganese
  • medicines for diabetes
  • multivitamins containing calcium, iron, manganese, or zinc
  • NSAIDs such as Advil, Aleve, ibuprofen, naproxen
  • pentamidine
  • probucol
  • retinoid products such as tretinoin (Retin-A®, Renova®) or isotretinoin (Accutan®)
  • sevelamer
  • sucralfate
  • terfenadine
  • theophylline
  • troleandomycin
  • warfarin
  • zinc salts

Inform your health care professional about all other medicines you are taking, including non-prescription medicines. Also tell your prescriber or health care professional if you are a frequent user of drinks with caffeine or alcohol, if you smoke, or if you use illegal drugs. These may affect the way Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) works. Check with your health care professional before stopping or starting any of your medicines.

Who should not take Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin)?
Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin)
should not be used if you suffer from epilepsy.

Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) should not be used if you have a past history of convulsions, disorders of the central nervous system or lack of enzyme G6PD in the blood.

Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) should not be used if you are allergic to one or any of its ingredients. Please inform your doctor or pharmacist if you have previously experienced such an allergy.

If you feel you have experienced an allergic reaction, stop using Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) and inform your doctor or pharmacist immediately.

Levofloxacin (generic Levaquin) Warnings and Precautions.

Tell your prescriber or health care professional if your symptoms do not improve in 2 to 3 days.

If you are a diabetic monitor your blood glucose carefully. If you get an unusual reaction stop taking Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) and call your prescriber or health care professional for advice.

You may get drowsy or dizzy. Do not drive, use machinery, or do anything that needs mental alertness until you know how Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) affects you. To reduce the risk of dizzy or fainting spells, do not sit or stand up quickly, especially if you are an older patient.

Drink several glasses of water a day. Cut down on drinks that contain caffeine.

Antacids can stop Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) from working. If you get an upset stomach and want to take an antacid, make sure it has been at least 2 hours since you last took Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin), or at least 2 to 4 hours before your next dose.

Calcium, iron, and zinc preparations can also stop Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) from working properly. Take calcium tablets, iron tablets, zinc tablets, or vitamins that contain calcium, iron, or zinc at least 2 hours before or two hours after Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin). Keep out of the sun, or wear protective clothing outdoors and use a sunscreen. Do not use sun lamps or sun tanning beds or booths.

If you notice symptoms such as pain, burning, tingling, numbness and/or weakness, stop taking Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) and contact your healthcare provider immediately.

If you notice pain or swelling of a tendon or around a joint, stop taking Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin). Call your healthcare provider. Rest the affected area. Do not exercise or take Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) until your healthcare provider tells you to do so.

If you are going to have surgery, tell your prescriber or health care professional that you are taking Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin).

Levofloxacin (generic Levaquin) Side effects.

Side effects of Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) that you should report to your prescriber or health care professional as soon as possible: 

Rare or uncommon Side effects of Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin):

  • confusion
  • difficulty breathing
  • irregular heartbeat, palpitations or chest pain
  • joint, muscle or tendon pain
  • nightmares
  • changes in your thought process
  • redness, blistering, peeling or loosening of the skin, including inside the mouth
  • seizures
  • severe or watery diarrhea
  • skin rash, itching
  • swelling of the face or neck
  • tremor or restlessness
  • vision changes
  • vomiting

Side effects of Levofloxacin (Generic Levaquin) that usually do not require medical attention:

  • constipation or diarrhea
  • difficulty sleeping
  • dizziness or drowsiness
  • headache
  • intestinal gas or bloating
  • nausea or stomach upset